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Member Spotlights

Get to know Ellevate members — women who are leading the charge — and learn from their stories.

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Parissa Behnia

Idea Chef 678 Partners

I run a consulting practice with my husband called 678 Partners. Many ask the origin of that name – it’s a riff on our wedding date of 06/07/08.

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Sophia Matveeva

CEO & Co-Founder Style Counsel

I work in PR in London where I combine my two passions: business and creativity.

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Dara Lamb


I founded my namesake label and company over twenty-five years ago to offer women the finest hand-tailored custom clothing.

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Lacey Horn

Treasurer (CFO) Cherokee Nation

My name is Lacey Horn, and I am the Treasurer for the Cherokee Nation.

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Lynne Ford

Executive Vice President Calvert Investments

As Executive Vice President of Distribution at Calvert Investments, I am responsible for all sales efforts in the retail and institutional channels, .

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Anne Miller

Sales & Presentations Specialist Chiron Associates, Inc.

My two favorite business quotes are “The greatest illusion about communication is that it has been accomplished.

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Shannon Wilkinson

CEO Reputation Communications: Online Reputation Management

I am an online reputation management expert and the founder and CEO of Reputation Communications.

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Sumeera Rasul

Founder/CEO Madesmith

I am the founder and CEO of Madesmith, a premium platform that engages audiences through storytelling and exclusive collaborations with sustainable f.

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Deborah Farone

Strategic Advisor and Author of "Best Practices in Law Firm Business Development and Marketing." Farone Advisors LLC

I am the Director of Business Development and Communications at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.

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Camille Preston

CEO AIM Leadership, LLC

I am the founder and CEO of AIM Leadership, an organizational and leadership development firm in Cambridge, MA.

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Nandy Hurst

Private Wealth Management Merrill Lynch - PBIG

Professionally I'm a 20 year veteran wealth manager. My clients are high net worth individuals, families and endowments.

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Amita Gupta

Corporate Communications Baird

I'm a fashion stylist with Keaton Row, and I work with clients to help them answer the "what to wear" question confidently for everything from wedd.

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